VBR wants to promote Botetourt businesses

Visit Virginia's Blue Ridge (VBR), Botetourt County's official tourism marketing arm, is seeking tourism and hospitality-related businesses to be listed on the VBR website. This free opportunity...

RCACP holding cat-centered adoption event Saturday

The Regional Center for Animal Care and Protection (RCACP) will host a cat-centered adoption event Saturday, Sept. 9 that is focused on cats because...

Kroger partners with Feeding America and Great Milk Drive to Feed a Childhood by...

Kroger is making it easy for customers to fight hunger in Southwest Virginia in September, Hunger Action Month. Kroger is partnering with Feeding America Southwest...

BTEC vet classes offering grooming services

The Veterinary Technology classes at Botetourt Technical Education Center are offering grooming services on Fridays during the school year. Services include brushing, a bath,...

Sept. 10 DSLCC ‘Bubbles, Bands & Brunch’ gets support from Bank of Botetourt

The Bank of Botetourt has once again agreed to sponsor the DSLCC Educational Foundation’s fundraiser, “Bubbles, Bands & Brunch—Passport to Paris,” which will be...

Bank of Fincastle supporting DSLCC ‘Bubbles, Bands & Brunch’

The Bank of Fincastle has once again agreed to sponsor the DSLCC Educational Foundation’s fundraiser, “Bubbles, Bands & Brunch—Passport to Paris,” which will be...

Illegal to feed deer again until first Saturday in January

Effective September 1, it is illegal to feed deer statewide in Virginia. The annual prohibition runs through the first Saturday in January in most of...

Planners will hear request for temporary asphalt plant at Gala; Altec rezoning, SEP

  The Botetourt Planning Commission will consider three land use requests when it meets Monday, Sept. 11 at 6 p.m. in Fincastle. Among the requests are...

Ferguson reappointed to Va. EMS Advisory Board

Botetourt County Department of Fire & EMS Battalion Chief Jason D. Ferguson of Daleville has been reappointed to the Virginia Emergency Medical Services Advisory...

Sunshine Girls hosting voter registration, serving root beer floats Sept. 8

Botetourt County is holding voter registration on Friday, Sept. 8 at the Sunshine Station in Troutville. This is also an opportunity for new residents to...